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Clinical features of bacterial meningitis among hospitalised children in Kenya

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Medicine, June 2021
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Good Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (74th percentile)

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10 tweeters

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29 Mendeley
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Title
Clinical features of bacterial meningitis among hospitalised children in Kenya
Published in
BMC Medicine, June 2021
DOI 10.1186/s12916-021-01998-3
Pubmed ID
Authors

Obiero, Christina W., Mturi, Neema, Mwarumba, Salim, Ngari, Moses, Newton, Charles R., van Hensbroek, Michaël Boele, Berkley, James A.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 29 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 6 21%
Other 4 14%
Lecturer 2 7%
Librarian 2 7%
Researcher 2 7%
Other 6 21%
Unknown 7 24%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 9 31%
Nursing and Health Professions 3 10%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 3 10%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 2 7%
Social Sciences 2 7%
Other 3 10%
Unknown 7 24%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 7. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 22 June 2021.
All research outputs
#3,824,769
of 19,790,383 outputs
Outputs from BMC Medicine
#1,859
of 2,928 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#88,094
of 343,163 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMC Medicine
#1
of 1 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 19,790,383 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done well and is in the 80th percentile: it's in the top 25% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 2,928 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 39.4. This one is in the 36th percentile – i.e., 36% of its peers scored the same or lower than it.
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